Regional Seminar on Bank Capital Regulation and the Role of Standardised Approaches


The objective of the seminar is to review the Basel III framework and the use of standardized models. The review will include practical exercises of the standardized approach for credit, operational and market risks. At the end of the seminar, an exercise related to the interaction between the mentioned models and other elements of Basel III will be presented.


  • Overview of the Basel III frameworks and the use of standardised approaches
  • The new credit risk standardised approaches – risk weighting of different exposures and the treatment of credit risk mitigation
  • Calculation of credit, operational and market risk weighted assets
  • The new operational risk standardised measurement approach
  • The new market risk standardised approach
  • The proposed simplified approach for market risk
  • Interaction between credit, operational and market risk and other Basel III elements
  • Practical considerations in the implementation of the new standardised approaches – a bank´s perspective


October 3 - 5, 2017


Panama City, Panama


Instructor: Financial Stability Institute (FSI)


From July 31 to September 8, 2017